GRHS staff are committed to giving these additional vaccines as soon as feasible and request your patience.
A surge in new cases, especially among the unvaccinated, combined with a shortage of nurses and other staff at hospitals is a big concern for all.
With anything new, there are legitimate questions and concerns. It's good to have questions. To help clear up the confusion, we’re here to help. As always, ask your provider for additional advice.
Patients meeting the strict eligibility criteria outlined below are recommended to receive a 3rd shot in the COVID-19 vaccine series.
The quickest and easiest way is to request a copy of your immunization record online from the Minnesota Immunization Information Connection (MIIC).
Rather than wait until the last minute, schedule appointments for annual exams (if needed), sports physicals, and vaccinations - even for the college students.
COIVD-19 vaccines are widely available in our area for 16+ years of age. Continuing with preventative measures is crucial to avoiding another spike in cases. With warmer weather, everyone is looking forward to a spring that contrasts last year's.
One year after the pandemic began, testing and treatments for COVID-positive patients continue. Vaccines are available to eligible community members.
Sometimes the anxiety or depression that may accompany the pandemic reoccur, like the repetitive events in the movie “Groundhog Day.” You must continually juggle jobs or maybe work from home, care for kids in different learning scenarios, plus help them with homework, and may even help your parents. You comfort (from a safe distance) your...
by Thomas Haus, M.D., Family Medicine When you realize you don’t feel well after getting the COVID-19 vaccine, tell yourself, “This is a good and healthy response!” Changing your mindset may help get you through a few days of pain and discomfort. Vaccines, including the vaccine created to protect against COVID-19, work by making the...